Shirefordshire is an expanded universe based in the medieval town of the same name. Originating from the TikTok series about a Laundress named Andora, Shirefordshire may be English, may be historically accurate, but is definitely a hoot.

The Cast Thus Far:

  • Main Characters
    • Andora, Head Laundress of Shirefordshire
      • Lore
        • Has killed a visiting knight by pushing him into boiling linen water
        • Knows a spider monger
        • Named after a Norseman her parents fancied, presumably named Andor
      • Family
        • Mary: Sister
    • Mary
      • Lore
        • Nun at a convent
      • Family
        • Andora: Sister
    • Bowman Richard
      • Lore
        • Asked the Laundress to procure a him a birthday present for Sir Ralph
      • Relationships
        • Sir Ralph: “Brothers-in-Arms”
    • Sir Kyle
      • Lore
        • Washes his own bed sheets due to messy habits
  • Antagonists
    • The Chaplain
      • Lore
        • Dislikes Andora
        • Attempted to spread rumors regarding Sister Mary
        • Was a victim of Andora’s wrath via spiders
      • Relationships
        • Andora: Sworn Enemy
    • Bishop Ferris
      • Lore
        • Corrupt, used funds meant for a monastery to buy silk sheets
      • Relationships
        • Sir Richard: Occasional Companion
  • Other Characters
    • Sir Ralph
      • Lore
        • Linens smell like cinnamon
      • Relationships
        • Bowman Richard: “Brothers-in-Arms”
    • Sir Richard
      • Lore
        • Bowman Richard’s Father
      • Relationships
        • Lord Shirefordshire (allegedly)
        • Bishop Ferris: Occasional Companion
    • Junior Falconress Marie
      • Lore
        • Lost her parents to robbers
        • Only speaks French
        • Attempted to be a Laundress, succeeded in being a menace
    • The Falconer
      • Lore
        • Speaks French
        • Agreed to train Marie in the ways of Falconry
    • Lord Reginald of Shirefordshire
      • Lore
        • Lord of Shirefordshire
        • Generally Oblivious
      • Relationships
        • Lady Shirefordshire: Wife
        • Sir Richard (Allegedly)
    • Lady Shirefordshire
      • Lore
        • Enjoys tending her prized rosebushes
        • Has had many affairs
      • Relationships
        • Lord Shirefordshire: Husband
        • Various Knights
    • The Head Chef
      • Lore
        • Assists Andora in identifying new scents (like cinnamon) that may be on someone’s clothing
    • The Laundress’s Parents
      • Lore
        • Fancied a Norseman who eventually became the Laundress’s namesake